British Infantry of the Napoleonic Wars/Philip J. Haythornthwaite. Arms and Armour Press. Hardcover. First edition 1987. Out of print. Condition: Very good, slight creasing of top edge of dust jacket. ISBN: 0853688907
This detailed illustrated reference book describes the composition, recruitment, organisation, daily life and tactics of the British infantry regiments that fought in the Napoleonic wars. Extensive captions provide explanations to the many contemporary paintings, drawings and later photographs of individuals, uniforms, weapons and events that culminated in the defeat of Napoleon’s Great Army at Waterloo in 1815.